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Aurora - All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend (Deluxe Edition)  
Aurora is a Norwegian singer-songwriter who rose to fame with her debut album All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend, released on March 11, 2016 by Decca and Glassnote Records. The album features 12 songs that explore themes of fantasy, heartache, life, and death through Aurora's ethereal vocals and eclectic musical style. The deluxe edition of the album, released on August 26, 2016, includes five additional tracks: an acoustic version of "Murder Song (5, 4, 3, 2, 1)", a cover of "Nature Boy" by Nat King Cole, an original song called "Wisdom Cries", and a remix of "Running with the Wolves" by Pablo Nouvelle.
The album received positive reviews from critics, who praised Aurora's unique voice, emotional lyrics, and artistic vision. The album also achieved commercial success, topping the Norwegian albums chart and reaching the top 50 in several other countries, including the UK, Australia, Canada, and the US. The album was certified platinum in Norway and has sold more than 500,000 copies worldwide. The album also earned Aurora several awards and nominations, including two Spellemannprisen awards for Pop Solo Artist and Music Video of the Year for "I Went Too Far".
The album was supported by six singles, each accompanied by a music video. The first single, "Runaway", was released on February 7, 2015 and became a sleeper hit six years later, peaking at number one on the Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 chart in the US. The second single, "Running with the Wolves", was released on April 20, 2015 and reached number 72 in Germany, becoming her first song to chart in that country. The third single, "Murder Song (5, 4, 3, 2, 1)", was released in two versions: an acoustic version on August 25, 2015 and a studio version on September 25, 2015. The fourth single, "Half the World Away", was released on November 12, 2015 as a cover of the Oasis song for the John Lewis Christmas advert and was included in the deluxe edition of the album. The fifth single, "Conqueror", was released on February 15, 2016 and was featured in the trailer for the video game Mass Effect: Andromeda. The sixth and final single, "Winter Bird", was released on December 20, 2016.
All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend is a remarkable debut album that showcases Aurora's talent and creativity as a singer-songwriter. The album is a captivating journey through Aurora's imagination and emotions, blending electropop, folk, electronic, synth-pop, Nordic-folk, and alternative pop genres. The album is a must-listen for fans of artists like Björk, Florence + the Machine, Lorde, and Sia.
For more information about Aurora and her music, visit her official website, follow her on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook, or listen to her music on Spotify, Apple Music, or YouTube.